July 21, 2016
by Nora Nagy
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Mystery in the English Class

Events, people, occurrences which are difficult or impossible to explain are intriguing for most of us. Stories of mystery can distract us from our everyday routines and make us focus at the same time. Good mysteries are real page-turners, which engage the readers … Continue reading

June 6, 2016
by Nora Nagy
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Our Most Anticipated Holiday Reads 2016

School is almost over, and the moment has come when we finally have some time to read what we really love and not what we have to. Have you noticed that we tend to turn to the same authors and genres we have always enjoyed reading? … Continue reading

January 12, 2016
by Nora Nagy
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Classics to read based on your YA preferences

Reading the classics and reading contemporary young adult literature are often considered to be two very different reading experiences and students who read one often miss out on the other. Good young adult fiction offers engaging plots, accessible language, familiar topics … Continue reading

June 10, 2015
by Nora Nagy
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Welcome to the world of YA novels: an interview with Christian Holzmann

When I think of the right shelf for young adult novels, I imagine putting them on a bridging-shelf. They are not really books for children, and not targeted at adults, still, young teens read them, and a lot of grown-ups … Continue reading